A disproportionate number of people who occupy the top jobs across the UK – from the prime minister and leading politicians to judges and entertainers – were privately educated. Campaigners who think this situation has gone on too long are asking why we have private schools and whether it is time to get rid of them. Maya Goodfellow explores the case for abolition in a video from The Guardian.
What is the future for our private schools? Watch the video to find out what is being suggested. Should we abolish private schools? – video
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